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Elizabeth Irene Greenwell Grannan
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1887
Martin County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1931
Daviess County
Indiana, USA

MOTHER OF SIX CHILDREN DIES, ILL SHORT TIME

Mrs. Austin Grannan, 44, of Montgomery, Dies Sunday.

Mrs. Catherine [name is an error. Her name was Elizabeth not Catherine] Grannan, 44, of Montgomery, wife of Austin Grannan, died at 10:08 o'clock last night at the Daviess county hospital, where she had been a patient for about 12 hours.

Death of Mrs. Grannan was due to two large abscesses of the abdomen the attending physician reported today. She had been suffering from abdominal pain for about a week, and was brought to the hospital Sunday morning for observation. About 3 o'clock yesterday afternoon an exploratory operation was performed, revealing the two huge abscesses of the abdomen, with no hopes being held for her recovery. Death came several hours later.

Mrs. Grannan was born at Loogootee on January 24, 1887 and was a daughter of John and Sarah (Riney) Greenwell. She married Austin Grannan on May 7, 1907, and in this union six children were born, all of whom survive to mourn their mother's passing.

The deceased was well and favorably know in and around Montgomery. She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic church there and of the Altar Society of the parish.

Surviving are the husband and the following children: Vincent, who is at St. Meinards and Adrian, Ambrose, Mary Lucille, Cornelius and Louis at home.

Brothers and sisters surviving are Mrs. Leo Grannan of Fort Dodge, Iowa, Walter Greenwell of Barr township, Clarence Greenwell of Danville, Ill., Nilus Greenwell of Garden City, Minn., John Greenwell of Barr township, Mrs. Delphia Gootee of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Bernadette Gough of Barr township.

Funeral arrangements have not been made. Ed Keller will have charge of the funeral. 
 
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 Parents:
  John William Greenwell (1854 - 1928)
  Sarah Jane Riney Greenwell (1861 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  William Austin Grannan (1883 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Vincent Raymond Grannan (1911 - 1964)*
  Adrian Grannan (1913 - 1993)*
  Ambrose Victor Grannan (1915 - 1982)*
  Cornelius Austin Grannan (1924 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Josephine Greenwell Grannan (1885 - 1969)*
  Elizabeth Irene Greenwell Grannan (1887 - 1931)
  Walter Joseph Greenwell (1889 - 1964)*
  Clarence George Greenwell (1891 - 1963)*
  Nilus Bernadine Greenwell (1893 - 1966)*
  Agnes Delphia Greenwell Gootee (1896 - 1962)*
  John William Greenwell (1899 - 1965)*
  Lillian Bernadette Greenwell Gough (1902 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Montgomery
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jackie Dare
Record added: Jun 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53161383
Elizabeth Irene <i>Greenwell</i> Grannan
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Elizabeth Irene <i>Greenwell</i> Grannan
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